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The Liqueur-Making Jews of Curacao

The oldest continually active Jewish congregation in the Americas? Hint: Check your margarita glass.

Jewish Defense League of Canada Seeks to Open Chapter in Montreal

The Jewish Defense League of Canada wants to set up a chapter in Montreal, citing an increase in attacks on Jews.

Gaza War Will Dent — Not Derail — Israel Economic Growth

Israel’s war against Palestinian militants in the Gaza Strip is expected to cost it billions of dollars, temporarily hurt economic growth and put pressure on the government’s finances.

5 Israeli Soldiers Killed During Thwarted Attack on Kibbutz Nahal Oz

The Israel Defense Forces confirmed the death of five more Israeli soldiers, which occurred during the infiltration of gunmen into a southern kibbutz through a tunnel from Gaza.

Palestinian Authority Announces 24-Hour Cease-Fire

The Palestinian Authority announced that it has brokered a 24-hour humanitarian cease-fire with all Palestinian factions, with the possibility of extending it an additional 48 hours.